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Textile length

Length of lace-patterned silk; green satin damask ground patterned with white supplementary continuous wefts and polychrome brocading wefts, large cetnralized floral design with mirror repeat, white, "lace-like" designs surround naturalistic flowers.

Provenance

Amy Pleadwell; purchased by the MFA, May 11, 1944

Credit Line

Textile Special Fund

French, about 1720

Object Place

France

Accession Number

44.578

Medium or Technique

Silk; 4/1 satin damask ground with supplementary continuous and discontinuous patterning wefts tied in 1/4 Z-twill order on front

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles